The Nightwatch Foundation

is dedicated to the advancement of neonatal care
by supporting those who watch over our newborns.


Every year 2.8 million infants die within the first 28 days of life, more than the population of Chicago.

Neonatal nurses and doctors in low-income communities don’t have access to applicable, life-saving practices.

About 750,000 deaths per year can be prevented via attainable, cost-effective care.

The Nightwatch Foundation seeks to bring international best practices to local caregivers around the world, in order to improve the livelihood of our newborns.

You hear the statistics of premature births and congenital anomalies and you think it can’t happen to you. Then, it does.

Nightwatch's story begins with Alexia: a 31-week old preemie, 2.5 pounds of pure grace and the spirit of a warrior…

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